Echoa Arcosm Company (France)

Public Programs

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Echoa
Arcosm Company (France)

Family Performances

International Performing Arts for Families

Experience inventive, top-quality performances from around the world, developed by companies and artists that specialize in programs designed for young people and family audiences.

Sun, Oct 21, 2007 12:30 PM
Sun, Oct 21, 2007 3:30 PM

"Echoa confronts a young public with intelligence, [while] touching them through the use of humor.… There is magic to be found in this piece." — La Marseillaise du Var

Take an intriguing journey through seven innovative stories told in exuberant dance and rhythm. Two dancers and two percussionists create the stories, which explore the connection between movement and rhythm. The French company Arcosm seeks to discover the commonalities between music and choreography in Echoa, which is often infused with Latin music. In this exuberant production, kids and their families can explore such questions as How does a percussionist dance? and What is the sound of a dancer’s body?

For young people ages 4 and up and their families. This performance is 50 minutes in duration.

Save approximately 10% when purchasing a 3-show package.

Traffic alert: The Columbus Marathon is taking place the same day as the Sunday performances. College Road will be closed and traffic will only be allowed driving north on High Street. Traffic officers will be in the area directing people to garages.

Watch a clip of the performance:

Jean Dubuffet, Vaches au pre (Cows in a meadow), 1954

Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection closes Dec 31. Don't miss the exhibition artnet named among the world's 25 "must-see shows."

Artists featured in Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection

Learn more about the artists represented in Transfigurations at our dedicated website. (Educators will also find curriculum resources to support their K–12 classrooms.)